Category Archives: DESIGN

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Boat Manufacturer Puts Polycarbonate to the Test With Transparent Sea Kayak Design

20 hours ago

For decades, the ability to view sea life without a snorkel or expensive scuba gear has been limited to glass-bottom boat tours, aquariums and if you were lucky enough, a…

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Where Science Meets Art: Inside Nike’s High-Tech Product Design Research Lab

3 weeks ago

Considered by many as being one of the most innovative companies, Nike doesn’t just earn that title by chance. Sure, Adidas and New Balance are innovative in their own ways…as…

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More Fun With Silicone Molds: IceLiners Create Ice-Lined Glasses for Your Sugary Blue Drinks

3 weeks ago

When it comes to silicone molds, the possibilities for fun are boundless. Whether you’re using an existing Death Star mold to create a concrete vase or are creating an entirely…

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Andrey Rudenko’s 3D Printed Castle Is The Kingdom Of Printed Stuff

4 weeks ago

There are several reasons why Andrey Rudenko would have wanted to print his own 3D Castle – he wanted his own backyard kingdom and rule all Makerbots, or perhaps something…

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Galileo Galilei’s Telescope Inspires Us To Make One Ourselves

4 weeks ago

Of the many titles conferred on Galileo Galilei, ‘The Father of Modern Observational astronomy’, is perhaps the most apt one in context of today’s topic – Telescopes. We all know…

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Step-Pack Lamp Is a Simply Ingenious Flat-Pack Pendant Light Design

1 month ago

I love me a high-precision, interlocking aluminum light fixture. You would be hard pressed to fall out of a two-story window and land on a truck full of anything of…

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Taking Productivity Outdoors With The Flexidesk

1 month ago

It would be a great trade-off to spend the day outdoors, working whilst sitting on a green patch, rather than stay confined behind the desk indoors. However our power-hungry gadgets…

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Creating a New Ferrari: Chief of Design Flavio Manzoni on Designing the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta

1 month ago

After earning a degree in architecture and specializing in industrial design, Ferrari’s Chief of Design Flavio Manzoni began his design career in 1993 working at FIAT’s Lancia Design Center. In…

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The ‘Slash Lamp’ Encourages Design Customization Through Design Destruction

2 months ago

Save for a piñata, few objects encourage destruction as a part of the user experience—let alone objects that aren’t meant to be discarded after their use. While you won’t be…